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Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works

Elizabeth Green · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A 2014 New York Times Book Review Notable BookWe've all had great teachers who opened new worlds, maybe even changed our lives. What made them so great?Everyone agrees that a great teacher can have an enormous impact. Yet we still don't know what, precisely, makes a teacher great....
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NEC 2014: National Electrical Code 2014/ NFPA 70

National Electrical Code Committee · Natl Fire Protection Assn; 1 edition
Format: Book

Many new and revised requirements in the 2014 NEC® impact residential, commercial, and industrial electrical installations. The 2014 NFPA 70®: NEC® covers the latest requirements on electrical wiring and equipment installation issues, including minimum provisions for the use of connections,...
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A Dad's Guide to Babycare

Colin Cooper · Carroll & Brown Ltd.; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

More men than ever want to be involved in taking care of their children. This specially created guide will help them participate safely and successfully in the care and development of their children, while allowing them to value the qualities that they naturally bring to babycare. A complete...
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This Is Who We Were: In the 1910s Print Purchase Includes 5 Years Free Online Access

David Garoogian · Grey House Publishing
Format: Hardcover

This is Who We Were: In the 1910s explores American life in the 1910s. This new series is sure to be of value as both a serious research tool for students of American history as well as an intriguing climb up America's family tree. The richly-illustrated text provides an interesting...
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Pig Tales: An Omnivore's Quest for Sustainable Meat

Barry Estabrook · W.W. Norton & Company
Pages: 335
Format: Print book

An eye-opening investigation of the commercial pork industry and an inspiring alternative to the way pigs are raised and consumed in America.Barry Estabrook, author of the New York Times bestseller Tomatoland and a writer of "great skill and compassion" (Eric Schlosser) , now explores...
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Steel

Alison Prine · Cider Press Review
Pages: 77
Format: Paperback

Poetry. Winner of the 2014 Cider Press Review Book Award. Book award judge Jeffrey Harrison says of STEEL: "Two tragic events haunt this powerful first collection-the early loss of the poet's mother and her brother's death-the kind of events that 'change the alignment / of every...
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CDL Exam Secrets - CDL Practice Tests & Air Brakes Endorsement Study Guide: CDL Test Review for the Commercial Driver's License Exam

CDL Exam Secrets Test Prep Team · Mometrix Media LLC
Format: Paperback

Includes Practice Test Questions Get the test prep help you need to be successful on the CDL test. The CDL Exam is extremely challenging and thorough test preparation is essential for success. CDL Exam Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass the CDL Exam....
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This Is Who We Were: 1880-1899

Grey House Publishing · Grey House Pub; 1 Har/Psc edition
Format: Hardcover

This new addition to the This is Who We Were series provides the reader with a deeper understanding of day-to-day life in America during the last two decades of the 19th century. Readers will uncover what life was like for ordinary Americans as they lived through an industrialized revolution,...
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Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble

Marilyn Johnson · Harper
Format: Hardcover

The author of The Dead Beat and This Book is Overdue! turns her piercing eye and charming wit to the real-life avatars of Indiana Jones - the archaeologists who sort through the muck and mire of swamps, ancient landfills, volcanic islands, and other dirty places to reclaim history for us all.Pompeii,...
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